Auction 162, Lot 639

"Ierusalem", Stoopendaal, Daniel

Subject: Jerusalem, Holy Land

Period: 1710 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

17.8 x 12 inches
45.2 x 30.5 cm

Beautiful and fully engraved bird's-eye plan of the holy city flanked by engravings of religious icons, Solomon and a high priest. Reportedly after Vallapando's imaginary city plan, the map was published in a Dutch Bible. At the top is a large and ornate elevation of the Temple of Solomon. Dutch text on verso.

References: Poortman & Augusteijn #142-KII<sup>1</sup>.

Condition: A

A nice impression, issued folding, with a couple of light stains just entering the image a bit at far right, and light toning along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $150

Closed on 4/26/2017